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Aroma restaurant has the sweet smell of success

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Sapphira Wright

Tributes to inspirational teacher who was a friend to many

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Charlie Alliston crashed into 44-year-old Kim Briggs as she crossed Old Street, east London, in February last year

Cyclist convicted of 'furious driving' over pedestrian's death

Crime
A post mortem revealed that the infant died as a result of a serious head injury.

Nelson pair released on bail during baby murder investigation

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Father-of-three's Manchester-to-London protest walk

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A bloomin’ good result for Wendy

News

Police bosses should be able to fire officers with inadequate IT skills

Business

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat
Nearly a quarter of parents have moved house to be within their desired school catchment area

24% of parents have moved home to be in school catchment area

Education
Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling during peak periods

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

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Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Whats on
One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

Transport

Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

Transport

Parking mad - Bungling council slammed for only resurfacing middle of residential street to save money

Offbeat

Cyclist convicted of 'furious driving' over pedestrian's death

Crime
Akeib Mahmood feels he was unfairly treated in the family courts.

Father-of-three's Manchester-to-London protest walk

News

NATIONAL: Family of boy killed in Barcelona attack say they were 'blessed to have him'

Crime
The CPS says it will p rosecute complaints of hate crime online "with the same robust and proactive approach used with offline offending

Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

Crime

Tributes to inspirational teacher who was a friend to many

News
Nearly a quarter of parents have moved house to be within their desired school catchment area

24% of parents have moved home to be in school catchment area

Education
GCSE results day is almost here

GCSE Result Day 2017: A survival guide

Education
Exam results can be a source of stress for many students

Support offered for young people worried about exam results

Education
There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

Education

Police bosses should be able to fire officers with inadequate IT skills

Business
Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling during peak periods

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Whats on

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat
Jeremy Corbyn chats to volunteers at the West Craven Food Bank

Corbyn attacks zero hours contracts on foodbank visit

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Pendle Council says it will prioritise building on brownfield sites

Council insists it is prioritising brownfield sites for houses

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Just five houses have been built using the fund so far

Brownfield Fund has built just five houses in Pendle so far

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Jeremy Corbyn addresses the crowds in Victoria Park

Hundreds flock to see Corbyn in Pendle

Politics

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat
Pendle Council says it will prioritise building on brownfield sites

Council insists it is prioritising brownfield sites for houses

News
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment

Vaccination warning for new students after surge in meningitis cases

Health
One study found the average skin cancer risk from sunbeds can be more than double that of spending the same length of time in the Mediterranean midday summer sun.

Sunbeds turn one in five into ‘tanning addicts’

Health
The company is preparing for additional trials in the US and will continue to defend the product's safety.

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman in talcum powder cancer claim case

Health
The Mayor and Mayoress of Pendle Coun. David Whalley and his wife Barbara with volunteers at the official opening of the Garden Project in Nelson.

VIP launch for Nelson's amazing community garden

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Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health